If he’s choosing not to make a simple effort that would put you at ease and bring harmony to a recurring fight, then he doesn’t respect your feelings and needs.
“Busy” is another word for “asshole.” “Asshole” is another word for the guy you’re dating.
When the smooth softness of youth is replaced by the delicate softness of age, I will still want to touch your skin.
When your face is full of the lines of every smile you have ever smiled, of every surprise I have seen flash through your eyes, when every tear you have ever cried has left its mark upon your face, I will treasure you all the more, because I was there to see it all.
Be aware of this and realize that he’s okay with disappointing you.
Don’t be with someone who doesn’t do what they say they’re going to do.
“If he’s not calling you, it’s because you are not on his mind.
Marian Keyes Love is the missing factor; there is a lack of affection, of warmth in relationship; and because we lack that love, that tenderness, that generosity, that mercy in relationship, we escape into mass action, which produces further confusion, further misery.“I no longer believed in the idea of soul mates, or love at first sight. connections are made with the heart, not the tongue.” ― C. You feel like some kind of criminal for having felt, for having wanted. It confuses you, because you think that your feelings were wrong and it makes you feel so small because it's so hard to keep it inside when you let it out and it doesn't coma back. But it takes a lot of living to grow fully into your own wrongness.But I was beginning to believe that a very few times in your life, if you were lucky, you might meet someone who was exactly right for you. And it isn’t until you finally run up against your deepest demons, your unsolvable problems—the ones that make you truly who you are—that we’re ready to find a lifelong mate. You're nodding your head.” ― Henry Rollins, “We’re all seeking that special person who is right for us.You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. When this red hair is white, I will still love you.